Free for Everybody

Welcome to the howtobecomeahotelmanager.com blog. A Free Learning Platform for everyone within the Hospitality Industry, but probably most useful to you if you have not had the time or the money to go to College or University.

Lots of the Blog is discussion relating to Hospitality Management and is free and available to everybody. Some of you might want to buy my e-book or the paperback copy of the same materials.

Best wishes

Stephen Blog Sawyers

 

How to Succeed during a Hotel Interview? First impressions are everything and making a good one during a Hotel Management job interview can very well get you the job of your dreams in a Hotel (read on or watch the video). Interviews can be very stressful, the only way to calm your nerves is to […]

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All of our Experiences working in Hotels Make us Stronger People. But some of us can take more Control of our Lives than others for one reason or another (carry on reading or watch the video).  Here are some behaviours which are not Criminal in Hotels and are typical of Hotel Managers who might be […]

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Here are some Marketing Tips for those amongst us who have never had the opportunity to attend a Marketing Class or Read a Marketing Text to help you find your Hotel’s or Department’s ideal customers (It is worth investing time in this short discussion): Every Hotel Manager should be intensely focused on their customers. A […]

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After devoting my life to a journey in Hotels and Hospitality, I thought it fitting to share some of my discoveries with you… ( read on or watch the video). Everyone in Hotels has problems – don’t presume others have it easy. Every Department. Every Shift. Every Religion. Every Age. This is universal – your work mates, your […]

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No Hotelier is perfect. We’re all prone to being unprofessional, particularly when we are during that busy Shift. That’s why we all need a reminder of examples of things to avoid if we want to be seen as Professional by all of those around us (read on r watch the video): Bad Language never helps; if someone […]

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What makes a Hotel Successful? (read on or watch the video) If we had the answer to this simple question, then surely, every one of our Hotels would be at 100% + Occupancy and there would be queues at the doors of our Restaurants and Bars? But in most of our Hotels there is not […]

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Team Working in every Hotel Department can pose real challenges in unexpected ways; however simple adjustments can improve the ways in which everybody works together and behaves – regardless of the Hotel and the Department ( read on or watch the video). Here are five reasons why Hotel Departmental teams struggle: The Department Team lacks a […]

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I was a Hotel Night Shift Workers and No – I am Not Stupid …. (read on or watch the video) My name is Stephen and I’ve got a confession to make: I used to be a Night Shift Worker in a Hotel and I enjoyed it. The subservient side of the job lead many […]

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Most Hotel Managers genuinely do their best to provide their staff with a happy Hotel to work in, but even these individuals can accidentally make mistakes (read on or watch the video). Unfortunately, some Hotel Managers go beyond the occasional mistake and slide into the Toxic category. If you have experienced any of the following situations […]

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